- Name: Alicia Vikander
- Age: 29 years old
- Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
- Occupation: Actress
- Net Worth: US $5 Million
- Status: Alive
Alicia Vikander is an Oscar-winning Swedish actress and former dancer. Her film credits include Anna Karenina (2012), Ex Machina (2015), The Danish Girl (2015) and Jason Bourne (2016). She was cast as “Lara Croft” in the upcoming film, Tomb Raider (2018). Vikander was born on October 3, 1988 in Gothenburg, Sweden. Her father, Svante, is a psychiatrist and her mother, Maria Fahl, a stage actress. They separated when she was a toddler. She has 5 half-siblings, including a brother named Anton. Vikander spent 9 years studying dance at the Royal Swedish Ballet School. She also trained briefly at the School of American Ballet in New York City.
Vikander started out as a ballet dancer. She trained for many years with the intention of becoming a principal dancer. She appeared in several musicals including ‘Kristina From Duvemala’, ‘The Sound of Music’ and ‘Les Miserables’. Her dance career was cut short due to injuries. Vikander began taking acting seriously in the early 2000s. She appeared in the television film Min balsamerade mor (2002) and had a recurring role on the series En decemberdrom (2005). She gained early recognition with her role as “Jossan Tegebrandt Bjorn” in the Swedish drama series Second Avenue (Andra Avenyn). Vikander starred as “Katarina” in the Swedish drama film, Pure (2009). That role earned her multiple honors including the Rising Star Award and the Guldbagge Award for best actress.
In 2012, Vikander was featured in her first English language film, Anna Karenina. She was cast as “Kitty”. The film was directed by Joe Wright and stars Keira Knightley and Jude Law. It was adopted from Leo Tolstoy’s 1877 novel of the same name. Vikander was nominated for BAFTA Rising Star Award in 2013. The following year she starred as “Vera Brittain” opposite Kit Harington in Testament of Youth (2014). She played a humanoid robot named “Ava” in Ex Machina (2015). Vikander won an Oscar for her supporting role as “Gerda Wegener” in the romantic-drama, The Danish Girl (2015). Her film credits also include A Royal Affair (2012) with Mads Mikkelsen, The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (2015) with Henry Cavill, Burnt (2015) with Bradley Cooper, and Jason Bourne (2016) with Matt Damon. She was cast as “Lara Croft” in the upcoming film, Tom Raider (2018). The last actress to portray Lara Croft was Angelina Jolie.
Vikander and her agent Charles Collier launched the production company ‘Vikarious Productions’ in 2016. Their first film, Euphoria, premiered at the 2017 Toronto International Film Festival. The film was directed by Lisa Langseth and stars Vikander alongside Eva Green and Charlotte Rampling.PERSONAL
Alicia Vikander is 5ft 5in tall and she’s of Swedish and Finnish descent. She currently resides in London, England. Her net worth is around $5 million. Vikander began a relationship with actor ‘Michael Fassbender’ in 2014.
Alicia Vikander Age, Birthday, Salary, Wiki
- Birth Name: Alicia Amanda Vikander
- Birthday: October 3, 1988
- How Old : Age: 29 years old
- Place of Birth: Gothenburg, Sweden
- Zodiac Sign: Libra
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 5in (165 cm)
- Occupation: Actress, Dancer
- Years Active: 2002-present
- Net Worth & Salary: US $5 Million
- Partner(s): Michael Fassbender
- Death-O-Meter: Alive